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Piercing the Darkness
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Series: Deepest Darkness, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 1 review)
Get set for the continuation of the Deepest Darkness series with Book Two, the sequel to Running into the Darkness by D. A. Bale.
Heller's Regret
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Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Shadow Unit 14
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two new novellas about the Shadow Unit: Dark Leader - by Elizabeth Bear, Will Shetterly, and Emma Bull Due North - by Leah Bobet
Shadow Unit 13
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Wild Card" by Leah Bobet "Underworld" by Elizabeth Bear "Single Bullet Theory" by Chelsea Polk "Apolysis" by Emma Bull and Will Shetterly
The Library
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Mark Waters decided to be a detective, he didn't plan to investigate ghosts. As he investigates a murder of a homeless man at The Library, though, he realizes the dead won’t rest until the murderer checks out too.
The Spike (Marty Singer Mystery #4)
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Series: Marty Singer Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired DC homicide cop Marty Singer witnesses a horrific murder and the family hires him to find the killer. But when he peels back the cover on the case, Marty discovers a rotten core of corruption, graft, and violence that runs from the lowest city street to the top of the political food chain. The only way to catch the killer is stay alive long enough to find out who or what is The Spike.
Shadow Unit 10
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains “Uniform” by Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, and Leah Bobet, “Ligature” by Elizabeth Bear, featuring Emma Bull, “Wireless Girl” by Emma Bull and Stephen Shipman, and more.
Shadow Unit 11
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "The Small Dark Movie of Your Life" by Leah Bobet, Walking Back To Houston" by Chelsea Polk, "Bulletproof" by Emma Bull, "Down the Rabbit Hole" by Sarah Monette, and more.
The News in Small Towns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sue-Ann McKeown returns to her home town after a crushing six months of war reporting in Iraq. She has given up her high-profile job in Virginia and broken up with her boyfriend. Even her new job with a small-town newspaper seems almost too much to handle, especially since her old high school rival works there, too. But a dead goat is in her future, as well as voodoo, horses, and maybe even love.
Shadow Unit 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains the novel, "Refining Fire" by Elizabeth Bear and Emma Bull, plus bonus material. There are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Quinn & The Dead Man's Daughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The family has sent Liam and Nora off to scorching hot Palm Springs until cooler heads in Philadelphia prevail. And Nora's not happy when everyone's favorite insurance investigator agrees to help find a missing heiress. But things are just heating up in the California desert; a dead Russian mobster held secrets and his wretched celebrity kids want at them -- and they want his millions, too.
Sherlock Holmes: Gone in the Fog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's 1914, the eve of the Great War. After a lengthy absence Holmes returns to Baker St. But, what has happened to bring about the shocking condition he was in? What strange adventure has reduced him to such an appalling state? Can Dr. Watson bring him back? And then came that chill winter night when Holmes stepped out of the front door and simply disappeared. Gone in the fog.
Shadow Unit 9
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Always Crashing In The Same Car” by Will Shetterly, “Spell 81A” by Amanda Downum and Elizabeth Bear, and “Closet Monster” by Leah Bobet.
Gracie's Inheritance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A story with a Gothic touch that will leave you feeling a little haunted. Love and family are the most important things in life, and Gracie Lawson feels cheated by both. When she reluctantly goes home to Nebraska for her grandmother’s funeral, she is surprised to find an inheritance—a plantation in Georgia, where the history of her family is buried in a web of lies, deceit, and angry spirits.
Shadow Unit 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Contains three novellas: “Ballistic” by Sarah Monette, Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear & Amanda Downum “Endgames” by Emma Bull “Overkill” by Elizabeth Bear plus bonus material.
Quinn Gets the Blues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Once upon a time, the great Lonny Walters was really somebody, a king of the electric blues guitar. Now, he's lying face down in the mud behind a New Jersey dive bar with two bullets in the back of his head. Quinn's friend Clinton needs answers, but the list of Lonny's enemies just keeps growing.
Shadow Unit 8
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains “The Unicorn Evils” by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, “Basilisk Hunt” by Emma Bull and Holly Black, and more.
Hollownton Homicide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Homicide detective Anthony Hollownton thought he had seen it all until he and his partner, Rick Nelson, are called to a murder scene unlike any Tony has come across. There are no witnesses and none of the neighbors heard a thing. Once Tony starts to investigate the facts of the case become stranger and stranger. As the body count rises Tony is drawn into a world he did not know existed.
Black Traffic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Glass signed off the radio and walked over to where Andy stood, looking down at the dead man. The exit wound in the back of his head was the size of a lemon, and most of his brains had leaked out of the skull cavity. Glass tipped the dead man’s face up with his foot. The features were swollen and distorted, his cheeks puffy and cyanotic, the waxy skin bruised with powder residue.
Shadow Unit 12
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This Shadow Unit anthology contains four stories that explore the mystery of the Anomaly: Five Autopsies - by Leah Bobet Hope Is Stronger Than Love - by Sarah Monette Latency - by Elizabeth Bear aimfortheheart - by Leah Bobet and Emma Bull